GRE Word List

JUXTAPOSE

to place (different things) side by side (as to compare them or contrast them or to create an interesting effect)

The meaning of the word juxtapose is to place (different things) side by side (as to compare them or contrast them or to create an interesting effect).

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WordMeaning
therapeuticof or relating to the treatment of disease or disorders by remedial agents or methods : curative
politypolitical organization
qualifiedfitted (as by training or experience) for a given purpose : competent
tantalizeto tease or torment by or as if by presenting something desirable to the view but continually keeping it out of reach
pensivemusingly or dreamily thoughtful
largessliberal giving (as of money) to or as if to an inferior
sentientresponsive to or conscious of sense impressions
balkto refuse abruptly
badgerany of various burrowing mammals (especially Taxidea taxus and Meles meles) of the weasel family that are widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays